ArtOn BAREFOOT SHOES | NICK IVINS

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INTRODUCTION

Art work made by artist Nick Ivins exclusively for this collection. These shoes are a one-off work of art, never to be repeated. Because of the nature of the work, every shoe will be different.

These shoes are exclusive and made to order and each pair will be impossible to replicate. Each pair is a true work of art and completely different.

PRODUCT INFO

Veg tan leather

Unique Gaucho Ninja soles.

Blake welted and manually stitched

Wide toe box

Flat soles / zero drop

100% waxed cotton laces made in UK

Completely handmade in the UK by Gaucho Ninja

Original design by Gaucho Ninja

Re-soleable

Made to order:Lead time standard order 6-8 weeks, bespoke orders 8 - 12 weeks

ArtOn Gaucho Ninja Barefoot Shoes by Nick Ivins ArtOn Gaucho Ninja Barefoot Shoes by Nick Ivins
ArtOn BAREFOOT SHOES
BY NICK IVINS
Nick Ivins

ARTIST

NICK IVINS

Born in Kent 1966, lives and works in Lyme Regis and Rampisham Down, Dorset, England. Ivins paints in oils as well as acrylic on panels and stretched canvas, often at both extremes of scale.

He also paints (perhaps more benignly) these wave and light patterns. Those shown are painted in the studio and are derived from smaller studies made in the landscape - on a stone jetty projecting out into the ocean. The jetty is absent but implied in ‘Crash’ 2023, which features ultramarine wave sets clashing as a result of interference created by the unseen jetty.

In ‘Pontoon’ 2023, an off centre structure depicts partially submerged stone slabs whilst fingers of a floating pontoon emerge amidst ‘zips’ of interlocking light and waves towards a horizon. Great dark bars emerge from the waters like stone monoliths. Energy, effervescent ozone, sets of waves and patterns of light, the pleasure of the moment, monumentalised…

Global Footwear Awards Winner

GLOBAL FOOTWEAR AWARDS 2023

WINNER IN FASHION SNEAKERS-BAREFOOT & SPECIAL AWARDS-ARTISTIC FOOTWEAR

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Gaucho Ninja has proudly won two esteemed awards at the Global Footwear Awards 2023. They have been recognized as the winner in two distinguished categories: Fashion Sneakers-Barefoot and Special Awards-Artistic Footwear. This remarkable achievement is a testament to Gaucho Ninja's outstanding creativity and innovation in the world of footwear.

Special thanks to Val Harris, Poppy Baynham, Nick Ivins, Diego Sainz Garcia, Matias Serra Delmar, Matt Walters for being part of the Art on Shoes project.